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August 3, 2022

2022 Vembu Subramanian Ocean Scholars Award

Travel award to present research at a virtual or in-person regional, national, or international meetings or conferences. A total of $2,500 is available. Ideally, SECOORA will support at least one person in each funding category (Undergraduate and Graduate / Early Career). Proposals are due Thursday September 22, 5:00 PM ET.

August 1, 2022

Data Challenge: Integrating Data to Understand a Coastal Ocean Event

The 2022 Data Challenge invites applicants to develop a project that combines multiple Southeast datasets to understand a coastal ocean event. There are two $3,500 prizes in two categories and proposals are due Thursday September 22, 2022.

July 15, 2022

Request for Quotes: Logo and Website Redesign

Responses are due August 19, 2022 at 5:00 PM ET. Click here for PDF of the Request for Quotes.

July 14, 2022

Expanding Surface Current Monitoring on East Coast of Florida

Two new High Frequency radars  were installed on the east coast of Florida. The new HF radars are filling gaps in surface current monitoring.

July 13, 2022

Request for Proposals: to Support Harmful Algal Bloom Observing in the Southeast

Total funds available are $200,000. SECOORA intends to award between 1 -3 proposals that will be funded for a 2 year timeline.  Proposals are due September 15, 2022 at 5 PM ET.

July 6, 2022

Job Opportunity: Part-Time Contractor for the Southeast and Caribbean Disaster Resilience Partnership

Please submit a resume, cover letter explaining why you are uniquely qualified for the position, and 3 professional references by email to The deadline to apply is July 29th, 2022. Click here for the full job announcement.

June 29, 2022

Support Ocean Education and Outreach While You Shop

Did you know every time you make an eligible purchase through Amazon Smile, 0.5% of your donation can go to one of SECOORA’s many great education and research programs?

June 22, 2022

SCDRP is Excited to Introduce New Program Coordinator

Josephine Jeni Justin is the new Program Coordinator for one of SECOORA’s affiliate programs, the Southeast & Caribbean Disaster Resilience Partnership (SCDRP).

June 17, 2022

Webinar | Long term Lake Okeechobee HAB and water quality monitoring with the Nav2 Sail and Solar ASV

Join SECOORA for a webinar on June 28 at 12:00 PM ET presented by Scott Duncan, Navocean, and Veronica Ruiz Xomchuk, Florida Atlantic University. They will be presenting the results from a year long project that deployed Vela (a self-navigating sailboat fitted with several sensors) to better understand the onset, development, and die-off of harmful algal blooms (HAB) in Lake Okeechobee.

June 6, 2022

Webinar | A High-resolution Ocean Reanalysis of the Northwest Atlantic

Join SECOORA for a webinar on Tuesday June 21 at noon ET presented by Dr. Ruoying He, North Carolina University.